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Poland / Strikes #116054

ABC Evening News for Sunday, May 08, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Threat by Polish government to crack down against striking shipyard workers in Gdansk reported Report introduced.

(Gdansk, Poland: David Ensor) Status of strike here following negotiations between strikers and shipyard management reported; details given, scenes shown. [Solidarity leader Lech WALESA - (thru translator) says we may have to move forward with greater force.] [On "This Wk.", advisor to General Wojciech Jaruzelski, Lieutenant Colonel Wieslaw GORNICKI - comments on strikers' contradictory stmts.] Presence of riot police and anti-terrorist squads in Gdansk and of rally supporting shipyard strike outside Walesa's parish church shown.

Donaldson, Sam;
Ensor, David

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